regarding
preposition Date: 1802 with respect to ; concerning

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Synonyms:

Look at other dictionaries:

  • regarding — re‧gard‧ing [rɪˈgɑːdɪŋ ǁ ɑːr ] also with reˈgard to, as reˈgards preposition formal concerning or relating to: • information regarding the company s financial position • U.S. regulatory policy with regard to foreign banks operating in the United… …   Financial and business terms

  • Regarding — Re*gard ing, prep. Concerning; respecting. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • regarding — index pertinent, wherein Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • regarding — *about, concerning, respecting …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • regarding — ► PREPOSITION ▪ about; concerning …   English terms dictionary

  • regarding — [ri gär′diŋ] prep. with regard to; concerning; about …   English World dictionary

  • regarding */*/ — UK [rɪˈɡɑː(r)dɪŋ] / US [rɪˈɡɑrdɪŋ] preposition concerning a particular subject EU regulations regarding the labelling of food Davis had very little to say regarding the accident. • Usage note: Regarding is often used to introduce the subject of a …   English dictionary

  • Regarding — Regard Re*gard (r?*g?rd ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Regarded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Regarding}.] [F. regarder; pref. re re + garder to guard, heed, keep. See {Guard}, and cf. {Reward}.] 1. To keep in view; to behold; to look at; to view; to gaze upon.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • regarding*/ — [rɪˈgɑːdɪŋ] preposition concerning a particular subject Davis had very little to say regarding the accident.[/ex] Regarding is often used to introduce the subject of a business letter or document: Regarding your inquiry of 12 September …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • regarding — re|gard|ing [ rı gardıŋ ] preposition ** concerning a particular subject: government regulations regarding the labeling of food Davis had very little to say regarding the accident …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • regarding — [[t]rɪgɑ͟ː(r)dɪŋ[/t]] PREP You can use regarding to indicate the subject that is being talked or written about. He refused to divulge any information regarding the man s whereabouts. Syn: concerning, about …   English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”